Monday, November 08, 2010 at 12:02 AM.


on openFolder (path) { //open the folder in the operating system
	<<updated to work on Windows, 10/26/98 by DW
	if not file.isFolder (path) {
		return (false)};
	if system.environment.isMac {
		return (launch.anything (path))};
	if system.environment.isWindows {
		local (osfolder = file.getSpecialFolderPath ("", "windows",  false));
		return (launch.appWithDocument (osfolder + "explorer.exe", path))}}
<<bundle //test code
	<<openFolder ("C:\\palm springs\\")

This listing is for code that runs in the OPML Editor environment. I created these listings because I wanted the search engines to index it, so that when I want to look up something in my codebase I don't have to use the much slower search functionality in my object database. Dave Winer.